As liberal arts students, Environmental Studies majors take up to 60 credits outside of the major. These credits can be tailored to prepare students for the graduate study. Faculty advisors regularly discuss graduate school opportunities with our students and recommend elective courses that will prepare them for specific post-baccalaureate degrees.
Environmental Studies graduates are prepared to enter a range of graduate degree programs, including
- Environmental Science
- Public Policy
For many New Yorkers, the Hudson River is just a line that separates Manhattan from New Jersey. For New School Environmental Studies student and aspiring marine biologist Ashley Herbolich, it is a researcher's dream. Watch as Ashley sets out on the steamship Lilac to better understand the robust ecosystem of one of the city's great waterways.